Simcoe - Barrie
First Day of Happy Hands mCIMT Camp (5yrs-9yrs old)- Barrie
Who should attend? Parents and Caregivers|Children
An excellent opportunity for children with hemiplegia to improve function, have fun, and develop friendships! Parents have an opportunity to learn about modified constraint therapy techniques and meet other families during a parent information session.
This 1 week, half day summer program offers children with hemiplegia ages 5-9 or 10-13 years the opportunity to participate in a variety of fine and gross motor activities. Modified constraint induced movement therapy will be used, focusing on constraining their dominant hand while developing the motor skills of their affected hand and arm. A hand splint will be provided at a low cost, which is the child’s to keep.
The Common Roof 165 Ferris Lane Barrie, Ontario
July 16 - 20th
5yrs to 9yrs : 9AM - 12NOON
10yrs to 13yrs : 1PM - 4PM
To Register: Call- 905-954-4011 ext. 72383
- Provide your information
- Your name & child’s name (with spelling)
- Child’s age
- Phone number
- Best time of day to reach you
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WHAT IS MODIFIED CONSTRAINT INDUCED MOVEMENT THERAPY (mCIMT) ?
• mCIMT involves restraining the unaffected arm while engaging the affected limb in a range of everyday activities.
• Each participant will receive a splint for their unaffected arm.